Volunteering Matters develop and deliver high impact volunteer-led solutions across the UK inr esponse to some of the most difficult challenges facing individuals and their communities today. We engage more than 30,000 volunteers each year through our 180+ programmes running across the UK.

We are only able to recruit for our own volunteering projects and programmes. If you are looking to recruit volunteers for your own organisation or project, read our article full of tips below and maybe consider a website such as

Through full-time volunteering or employee volunteering, our volunteers are able to support other organisations though. In this section, find out how we match corporate volunteers to local communities and charities through our expert employee volunteering service and how our full-time volunteers can support organisations to provide and enhanced service or enable individuals with additional support needs to live independently.

If you have any other questions not answered here, then just get in touch and someone will get back to you as soon as possible!

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Top Tips for Recruiting Volunteers

We share our top tips for volunteer recruitment in a new area, testing our traditional methods of recruitment and testing new routes through our work with partnership programme, Get Out Get Active.

How can volunteers support individuals and organisations?

Whether you are a student looking to live independently at University, an individual wanting live in home support or an organisation looking for flexible support across projects, our full-time volunteering programme has something to suit you.
Employee volunteering

Employee volunteering

Our Employee Volunteering team has over 24 years’ experience of providing tailor-made service support to employers developing their own corporate volunteering and business volunteering programmes.